Monthly Archives: September 2016

Smears vs Thin Prep?

Smears vs Thin Prep?

Thin prep bunch of grapes. no papillary cytology findings seen with smears. Most experts prefer smears over thin prep Smears: papillary architecture and inclusions. Making smears requires some training and skill. It is still the best method...

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Advanced Thyroid Cancer

Advanced Thyroid Cancer

In the precision medicine era, targeting the mutations driving cancer growth, instead of the tumor site itself, continues to be a successful approach for some patients. The latest example of this approach sees researchers from Penn Medicine and...

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Medullary thyroid cancer

Medullary thyroid cancer

Rules of the Road for new Medullary thyroid cancer MTC patients 1. Get a prime detective expert in MCT. Check if the endocrinologist has patients with MCT. 2.Drive your own bus. You are in charge of your treatment. Get outside opinions before the...

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